Education Letters

Education Quotes

Abraham Lincoln I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
Benjamin Disraeli To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.
Irwin Edman Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine.
T. H. White The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch somebody else do it wrong without comment.
Shelley Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.
Thomas Edison A genius is just a talented person who does his homework.
Unknown Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.
Kathleen Norris Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier.
Bertrand Russell Men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by education.
Albert Einstein Imagination is more important than knowledge
Russell Green The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth that it prevents you from achieving.
Kahlil Gibran I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.
Daniel J. Boorstin The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge.
Unknown Education is what you get from reading the fine print. Experience is what you get from not reading it.
B.F. Skinner Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten
Theodore Roosevelt A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Ashely Montagu The natural superiority of women is a biological fact, and a socially acknowledged reality.
G. M. Trevelyan Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
GI Joe Knowing is half the battle.
Mary Pettibone Poole To repeat what others have said, requires education; to challenge it, requires brains.
Frank Zappa If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to a library.
S. I. Hayakawa In a real sense, people who have read good literature have lived more than people who cannot or will not read. It is not true that we have only one life to live; if we can read, we can live as many more lives and as many kinds of lives as we wish.
Robert Quillen Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.
Mark Twain Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre but they are more deadly in the long run.
Tom Robbins If little else, the brain is an educational toy.